Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6Large Motor Skills Checklist Here is a checklist of some of the large motor skills that children typically master before and during Kindergarten. Can catch a ball with two hands Bounces, kicks, and throws a ball Runs and skips Jumps forward with feet together Stands on one foot Hops on either foot Goes up and down steps with alternating feet Walks backwards Walks on tiptoes Maintains momentum on a swing Remember, children develop at different rates and there is a wide range of what’s considered “normal” at this age. Provide your child with lots of opportunities to develop both large and small motor skills—and keep activities playful and fun!